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A REGISTER OF OFFICERS, WITH DATES OF COMMIS- 
SIONS, MADE UP UNDER DIRECTION OF THE 
SECRETARY OF STATE* FROM RECORDS 
IN HIS OFFICE, OCTOBER, 1884. 



FIRST REGIMENT. 

COLONELS. 



Moore, James 1 Sept., 1775 

Brigadier General 10 April, 1776 



Nash, Francis.. 10 April, 1776 

Brigadier General. 5 Feb., 1777 
Clark, Thomas 5 Feb., 1777 



LIEUTENANT COLONELS. 



Nash, Francis.. 
Clark, Thomas 



.. 1 Sept., 1775 
.. 10 April, 1776 



Davis, William 



.5 Feb., 1777 



Clark, Thomas 1 Sept., 

Davis, William. 10 April, 



MAJORS. 

1775 [ Williams, William B 



1776 ) Walker, 



13 June, 1776 
John 20 April, 1777 



STAFF. 



ADJUTANTS. 

Williams, William 1 Sept., 1775 

DeKeyser, Lehansyus.16 Sept., 1775 

SURGEONS. 

Guion, Isaac I Sept., 1775 

Helmburgh, Fred 15 Mar., 1778 

PAYMASTERS. 

Lord, William n Dec, 1776 

Bradley, Richard . .5 Mar., 1777 



COMMISSARY. 

K>nnon, William 23 Sept., 1776 

CHAPLAIN. 

Tate, James 13 Oct., 1775 

JUDGE ADVOCATE. 

Boyd, Adam... — Oct., 1777 



Davis, William I Sept., 1775 

Pickett, William 1 Sept., 1775 

Dickson. Henryf 1 Sept., 1775 

Allen, Thomas 1 Sept., 1775 

Rice, Hezekiah.. 1 Sept., 1775 

Rowan, Robert 1 Sept., 1775 

Davidson. George ..._i Sept., 1775 

Moore, Alfred . .1 Sept., 1775- 

Walker, John 1 Sept., 1775 

Green, William 1 Sept., 1775 

Grainger, Caleb 1 Sept., 1775 

Hogg, Thomas 1 Mar., 1776 



Thompson, Lawrence -.15 Aug., 1776 

Bowman, Joshua 18 Sept., 1776 

Dixon, Tilghman .5 Feb., 1777 

Rolston, Robert 8 Mar., 1777 

Tatum, Howell.. 3 April, 1777 

Brown, John:): 26 April, 1777 

Reed, James .._8July, 1777 

Armstrong, Wm _ 29 Aug. , 1777 

Summers, John 10 July, 1778 

King, James 1 April, 1780 

Calender, Thomas , 1780 



*Hon. W. L. Saunders. 

fAfterwards Colonel "Hal" Dickson. 

{Afterwards Colonel. 



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LIEUTENANTS. 



Lillington, John i Sept , 1775 

Berryhill, William 1 Sept., 1775 

Rice, Hezekiah 1 Sept., 1775 

Bowman, Joshua 1 Sept., 1775 

McNeill, Hector... 1 Sept., 1775 

Brandon, William. I Sept., 1775 

Thompson, Lawrence.. 1 Sept., 1775 
Tatum, Absalom .. ...I Sept., 1775 

Hill, William 1 Sept., 1775 

Hogg, Thomas I Sept., 1775 

Dixon, Tilghman 20 Oct., 1775 

Reed, James 7 July, 1776 

Callender, Thomas .1 Jan., 1777 

Gambelle, Edmund .... 20 Jan., 1777 

Walters, William ..5 Feb., 1777 

Summers, John ..5 Feb., 1777 



Blythe, Samuel - -5 

Baker, Peter 8 

Hall, Thomas 8 

Varner, Robert . .. . 8 

Watters Samuel 29 

King, James .3 

Rogers, Patrick ..3 

Rice, John . . 8 

Marshall, Dixon 26 

Scull, John 26 

Hair, John L 16 

Council, Robert ..20 

Milligan, James 29 

Armstrong, William . — 
Craven, James — 



Feb. 


1777 


Feb. 


1777 


Feb., 


1777 


Mar., 


1777 


Mar., 


1777 


April, 


1777 


April 


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April 


1777 


April 


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April 


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1777 



McAlister, Neil 1 Sept., 1775 

Childs, James 1 Sept., 1775 

Graham, George ...I Sept., 1775 

Moore, Maurice, Jr 1 Sept., 1775 

Neill, Henry ... 1 Sept., 1775 

Rolston, Robert I Sept., 1775 

Taylor, John 1 Sept., 1775 

Turner, Berryman ...... r Sept., 1775 

Pope, Henry 1 Sept., 1775 

Tatum, Howell 1 Sept., 1775 



Pickett, Thomas .....20 Oct., 1775 

Brown, John 20 Oct., 1775 

Cheese, John 11 June, 1776 

Craven, James.. n June, 1776 

Callender, Thomas n June, 1776 

Marshall, Dixon 28 Mar. , 1777 

Crawford, David 10 June, 1777 

Erwin, John , 1777 

Council Robert , 1777 

Milligan James , 



SECOND REGIMENT. 

COLONELS. 



Howe, Robert 1 Sept., 1775 

Brigadier General 10 April, 1776 
Major General 20 Oct., 1777 



Martin, Alexander 10 April, 

Patton, John... 22 Nov., 



LIEUTENANT COLONELS 



■ / Martin, Alexander 1 Sept., 1775 

Patton, John 10 April, 1776 



Harney, Selby.. 22 Nov., 

Murfree, Hardy 1 April, 



MAJORS. 

Patton, John... -i Sept., 1775 I Murfree, Hardy 1 Feb., 

White, John 10 April, 1 776 | 



1776 
W77 



1777 
1778 



1777' 



ADJUTANTS. 

White, John.. .1 Sept., 1775 

Ingles, John ..3 May, 1776 

Evans, Thomas." 22 Nov., 1778 

SURGEONS. 

Pasteur, William _.i Sept., 1775 

McClure, William 7 June, 1776 



PAYMASTERS. 

Spicer, John 11 Dec, 

Fenner, Richard , 

Fenner, Robert 1 June, 

QUARTERMASTER. 

Slade, Stephen 1 Jan., 

COMMISSARY. 

Salter Robert 23 April, 

Salter, James 19 Dec. , 



1776 
1777 

1778 



1778 



1776 
1776 



CAPTAINS. 



Blount, James I Sept., 1775 

Armstrong, John*. I Sept.. 1775 

Crawford, Charles I Sept., 1775 

Murfree, Hardy 1 Sept., 1775 

Toole, Henry Irwin I Sept., 1775 

Keas, Nathan I Sept., 1775 

Bright, Simon ...i Sept., 1775 

Payne, Michael. .1 Sept., 1775 

Walker, John 1 Sept., 1775 

Fenner, William 1 May, 1776 

Herritage, John 3 May, 1776 

Vail, Edward, Jr 21 Aug., 1776 



Hall, Clement .19 April, 1777 

Martin, James 20 April, 1777 

Tarrant, Manlove 24 Oct. , 1777 

Ingles, John 12 Nov., 1777 

Cradock, John 21 Dec, 1777 



Allen, Charles . 

Gee, James , 

Williams, Benjamin... , 

Fenner, Robert 4 Oct., 

Daves, John 8 Sept., 

Evans, Thomas 1 June, 

Budd, Samuel , 



LIEUTENANTS. 



Grainger, John 1 Sept., 1775 

Smith, Robert iSept., 1775 

Herritage, John.. I Sept., 1775 

Hall, Clement I Sept., 1775 

Vail, Edward, Jr 1 Sept., 1775 

Tate, Joseph 1 Sept., 1775 

Fenner, William 1 Sept., 1775 

Williams, John I Sept., 1775 

Gee, James -I Sept., 1775 

Williams, Benjamin 1 Sept., 1775 

Gardner, William 20 Oct., 1775 

Fenner, Robert 1 Jan., 1776 

Vance, David 20 April, 1776 

Lowe, Philip 3 May, 1776 

Worth, Joseph 3 May, 1776 

Standing, Thomas 3 May, 1776 

s/ Martin, James 3 May, 1776 

Nash, Clement. .3 May, 1776 

Ingles, John 3 May, 1776 

Graham, Richard .8 June, 1776 

Martin, Samuel 8 June, 1776 



Tarrant, Manlove ..8 

Allen, Charles.... 8 

Evans, Thomas 19 

Jacob, John r 

Williams, John 21 

Buford, William 15 

Luton, James.. 4 

Daves, John 4 

Andrews, Richard .. — 

Cradock, John — 

Cotgrave, Arthur — 

Mcllwaine, Stringer — 

Parkinson, James — 

Rolstone, Isaac. — 

Raiford, John. — 

Sawyer, Levy — 

Campen, James — 

Budd, Samuel — 

Slade, Stephen 11 

Fenner Richard 12 



June, 
Tune, 

July, 

Nov., 
April, 
May, 
Oct., 
Oct., 



1777 
1777 

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1781 
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1782 



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Vipon, Henry 1 

Pugh, Whitmel 1 

Oliver, John r 

Lowe, Phillip _.i 

Gardner, William 1 

Cleveland, Benjamin 1 

Cook, James.. ..1 

Caswell, William 1 

Clinch, James 1 

Woodhouse, John 1 

McClammy. Joseph 20 

Standing, Thomas 20 

Allen, Charles 20 

Worth, Joseph 20 

Cradock, John 3 

Tarrant, Manlove ..3 

Smith, Samuel 3 



Sept, 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept. 
Sept 
Sept. 
Sept, 
Sept. 
Oct., 
Oct., 
Oct., 
Oct., 
May, 
May, 
May, 



, 1775 
, 1.775 

. 1775 

, 1775 

, 1775 

, 1775 

, 1775 

, 1775 

, 1775 

, 1775 

1775 

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Tochsey, William 3 

Sawyer, William 15 

Evens, Thomas 6 

Kilbey, Wm. Tyler 6 

Jacobs, John 6 

Bickerstaff, John S 

Rolestone, Isaac 8 

Vance, David 8 

Campen, James n 

Williams, William 11 

Pilley, John ..11 

Daves, John 30 

Curtis, Reuben — 

Luton, James — 

Slade, Stephen 5 

Lacy, John 20 

Fenner, Richard .10 




^.Afterwards Colonel. 



THIRD REGIMENT. 

COLONEL. 

Sumner, Jethro 15 April, 1776 Brigadier General, 9 Jan., 1779 

LIEUTENANT COLONELS. 

Ashton, William .15 April, 1776 I Dixon, Henry 12 May, 1778 

Brewster, Lott 25 Oct., 1777 | 

MAJORS. 

Lockhart, Samuel 15 April, 1776 ! Eaton, Pinketham 23 Nov., 1777 

Dixon, Henry 8 July, 1777 ' Emmett, James ..15 Feb, 1778 

(From 1st Regiment. I 



ADJUTANTS. 

Washington, Robert. -.15 April, 1776 

Hodgton, Alvery , 1777 

Hart, Anthony , 1778 

SURGEONS. 

Hall, Robert 17 April, 1776 

Usher, William 4 Dec, 1776 

Ridley, William 21 April, 1777 

PAYMASTERS. 

Bradley, Richard . 1777 

Blount, William _n Dec, 1778 

Ballard, Keda 10 Oct., 1779 



QUARTERMASTER. 

Wilson, Whitfield 24 April, 1777 

Colman, Charles -.14 Oct., 1777 

Clandennin, John 14 Dec, 1779 

COMMISSARY. 

Webb, John 23 April, 1776 

Amis, William 6 May, 1776 

Amis, Thomas 22 Dec, 1776 



Brinkley, William 16 April, 1770 

Eaton, Pinketham t6 April, 1776 

Emmet, James 16 April, 1776 

Granberry, Thomas 16 April, 1776 

Gray, John __ . . .16 April, 1776 

Barrot, William ...16 April, 1776 

Granberry, George 16 April, 1776 

Cook, James 16 April, 1776 

Jones, Daniel , 1776 



Ballard, Keda — Nov., 1777 

W-ood, Matthew. 22 Nov., 1777 

Madearis, John 23 Dec, 1777 

Edmund, Nicholas , 1777 

Bradley, Gee .19 Sept., 1778 

Montford, Joseph 9 Jan., 1779 

Yarborough, Edward — Jan., 1779 

Fawn, William , 



LIEUTENANTS. 



Ballard, Keda 16 April, 1776. 

Lytle, Micajah 3 May, 1776 

Wood, Matthew 24 July, 1776 

Linton, William.. 24 July, 1776 

Bradley, Gee , 1776 

Madearis, John ..15 April, 1777 

Fawn, William 15 April. 1777 

Montford, Joseph 16 April, 1777 

Rushworm, Wm__ 16 April, 1777 



Hart, Anthony 16 April, 1777 

Yarborough, Edward .. 16 April, 1777 

O'Neal, Charles 20 July, 1777 

Clandennin, John 23 Dec, 1777 

Hodgton- Alvery , 1777 

Granbury, John , 1777 

Tillery, John , 1777 

Lackey, Christopher , 1777 



Clandennin, John 15 April, 1776 

Yarborough, Edward 8 May, 1776 



Morgan, Benjamin — , 1776 

O'Neal, Charles 18 April, 1777 



FOURTH REGIMENT. 



Polk, Thomas - __.--._15 April, 1776 



LIEUTENANT-COLONELS. 



Thaxton, James 15 April, 1776 Armstrong, John 17 July, 1782 



MAJORS. 

Davidson, William 15 April, 1776 Nelson, John. 



.3 Feb., 1778 



ADJUTANTS. 

Williams, William.. ._ 15 April, 1776 

Covington, William 28 Mar., 1777 

Slade, William. _. 1 June, 177S 

Pasteur, Thomas 26 June. 1779 

SURGEONS. 

Boyd, Hugh 17 April, 1776 

Usher, William 24 April, 1777, 

QUARTERMASTER. 

Douglas, William. 10 Feb, 



1777 



PAYMASTERS. 

Pasteur, William ..12 Dec, 1776 

Duncan, Robert , 1777 

Pasteur, Thomas 19 Oct., 1782 

COMMISSARY. 

Southerland, Ransome_23 April, 1776 
Mallett, Daniel 16 Dec, 1776 

CHAPLAIN. 

Atkin, James 5 April, 1777 



CAPTAINS. 



Moore, Roger 16 April, 1776 

Ashe, John ...16 April, 1776 

Maclaine, John 16 April, 1776 

Smith, Robert __ 16 April, 1776 

Coles, William T 16 April, 1776 

Harris, Thomas 16 April, 1776 

Philips, Joseph _ 16 April, 1776 



Nelson, John.. _ 16 April, 1776 

Goodman, William iOct., 1776 

Williams, James 3 April, 1777 

Lewis, Micajah. 25 July, 1777 

Carter, Benjamin . .1 Jan., 1779 

Brevard, Alexander 20 Oct., 1780 



LIEUTENANTS. 



Williams, James 7 June, 1776 

Coots, James 20 Nov., 1776 

Whitmel, Blunt . .20 Nov., 1776 

Carter, Benjamin 22 Nov., 1776 

Brevard, Alexander 9 Dec, 1776 

McGibbony, Patrick 9 Dec, 1776 

Williams, William 9 Dec, 1776 

Wilkinson, Reuben 9 Dec, 1776 

Pollock, Jacob ,1776 

Alexander, Charles 20 Jan., 1777 

Moslander, Abel 25 Jan., 1777 



Routledge, William 25 Jan., 1777 

Jones, David 3 April, 1777 

Polk, Charles 25 April, 1777 

Slade, William I May, 1777 

Redpeth, John 20 Aug., 1777 

Gillespie, Robert — Aug., 1777 

Knott, William , 1777 

Hickman, William , 1777 

Pasteur, Thomas .29 Dec, 1778 

Hollingsworth, Charles , 



Brevard, Alexander 27 Nov., 1776 

McGibbony, Patrick 27 Nov., 1776 

Pasteur, Thomas 15 July, 1777 

Murray, William 1 April, 1777 



McCarthy, Florence 1 May, 1777 

Nelson, Alexander 1 July, 1777 

Gillespie, Robert , 1777 

Curtis, Joshua , 



FIFTH REGIMENT. 



COLONEL. 

Buncombe, Edward 15 April, 1776 

LIEUTENANT COLONELS. 

Irwin, Henry 15 April, 1776 I Dawson, Levy -.19 Oct., 1777 

Davidson, William 4 Oct., 1777 | 



MAJORS. 

Dawson, Levy 15 April, 1776 I Blount, Reading.. 

Hogg, Thomas 4 Oct., 1777 J 



— , 17S2 



ADJUTANTS. 

Darnall, Henry 15 April, 1776 

Verrier, James 1 Oct., 1776 

Armstrong, Thomas, A. D. C, 

28 Mar., I7"82 
SURGEON. 

Cooley, Samuel 16 April, 1776 

COMMISSARY. 
Mallett, Peter 23 April, 1776 



PAYMASTER. 
Rogers, John, Jr 11 Dec, 1776 

QUARTERMASTER. 

Swann, Nimrod 18 June, 1777 

CHAPLAINS. 

Foard, Hezekiah . 20 April, 1777 

Boyd, Adam .1 Oct., 1777 



Blount, Reading 16 April, 1776 

Enloe, John 16 April, 1776 

Caswell, William 16 April, 1776 

Alderson, Simon 16 April, 1776 

Stedmon, Benjamin 16 April, 1776 

Simons, Peter 16 April, 1776 

Williams, John P 16 April. 1776 

Ward, William 16 April, 1776 

Darnall, Henry 1 Oct., 1776 



Coleman, Benjamin 30 April, 1777 

Groves, William 17 Aug., 1777 

Armstrong, Thomas 25 Oct., 1777 

Goodin, Christopher — Jan., 1779 

Porterfield, Dennis 1 Feb., 1779 

Stewart, Charles -12 May, 1780 

Bailey, Benjamin 8 Sept., 1781 

Reed, Jesse ..I April, 1782 

McNees, John 2 Nov., 1782 



LIEUTENANTS. 



TLborne, Thomas 1 5 April, 1776 

Cooper, William 16 April, 1776 

Armstrong, Thomas 16 April, 1776 

'Groves, William 16 April, 1776 

Lockey, Christopher 3 May, 1776 

Little, Micajah 6 May, 1776 

Allen, John 1 Oct., 1776 

Bailey, Benjamin 1 Oct., 1776 

Curtis, John 1 Oct., 1776 

Eborne, John .1 Oct., 1776 

Hodges, John 1 Oct., 1776 

Long, Nehemiah 1 Oct., 1776 

Reed, Jesse 20 Oct., 1776 

Sugg, George , 1776 

McNees, John 8 Mar., 1777 



Roberts, John 28 Mar., 1777 

Hewell, William 28 Mar., 1777 

Ewell, William 20 April, 1777 

Blount, Thomas 28 April, 1777 

Stewart, Charles 23 July, 1777 

Diggs, Anthony 20 Aug., 1777 

Smith, Jabez I Sept., 1777 

Gerald, Charles 19 Dec, 1777 

Allen, W T alter 4 Oct., 1777 

Ivey, Curtis. 10 Oct., 1777 

Holland. Spier... 25 Oct., 1777 

Allen, Thomas. , 1777 

Verrier, James — June, 1778 

Crutches! Anthony 18 May, 1781 



Holland, Spier.. 24 Mar., 1776 

Alderson, Thomas 3 May, 1776 

Hodges, John 4 May, 1776 

McKinne, James ..9 May, 1776 

Palmer, Joseph 6 June, 1776 

Bush, John , 1776 

Wooton, Shadrach , 1776 

Diggs, Anthony 20 Mar., 1777 



Allen, Walter .28 Mar., 1777 

Ivey, Curtis 23 April, 1777 

Gerald, Charles 30 April, 1777 

Crutches, Henry ..20 Aug., 1777 

Verrier, James 20 Aug. , 1777 

Smith, Jabez , 1777 

Crutches, Anthony 27 Feb., 1780 



SIXTH REGIMENT. 



COLONELS. 



Lillington, Alexander.. 15 April, 1776 Lamb, Gideon 26 Jan., 1777 



LIEUTENANT COLONELS. 



Taylor, William 15 April, 1776 

Lytle, Archibald 26 Jan., 1777 



Ashe, John B 2 Nov., 1778 



Lamb, Gideon 15 April, 1776 

Ashe, John B 26 Jan., 1777 

McRee, Griffith J ir Sept., 17S1 



MAJORS. 

Donoho, Thomas 13 Oct., 1781 

Daugherty, George 17 July, 1782 



ADJUTANTS. 

Crafton, Bennet 15 April, 1776 

Coffield, Benjamin 17 May, 1777 

SURGEONS. 

McClure, William 17 April, 1776 

Wilson, Robert .8 June, 1776 



PAYMASTERS. 

Moseley, William 11 Dec, 1776 

Cheeseboro, John 3 July, 1777 

Dixon, Charles 19 Jan., 1778 

QUARTERMASTERS. 

Johnson, James 2 April, 1777 

Shaw, Daniel 2 June, 1778 



COMMISSARY. 
Hart, Thomas 23 April, 1776 

CAPTAINS. 



James, John 16 April, 

Mitchell, George 16 April, 

Council, Arthur 16 April, 

McRee, Griffith J 16 April, 

Taylor, Philip 16 April, 

Lytle, Archibald 16 April. 

Saunders, Jesse 16 April, 

Ashe, John Baptista.. 16 April, 
Glover, William 7 May, 



1776 
1776 
1776 
1776 
1776 
1776 
1776 
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Donoho, Thomas 10 Sept., 1776 

Daugherty, George 2S Oct., 1776 

White, Thomas 20 Jan., 1777 

Child, Francis 26 Jan., 1777 

Williams, Daniel 1 April, 1777 

Pike, Benjamin ...28 April, 1777 

Little, William 28 Jan., 1777 

Hadley, Joshua. 13 June, 1779 

Jones, Samuel , 1781 



LIEUTENANTS. 



Little, William 16 April, 1776 

Armstrong, Andrew 16 April, 1776 

Goodin, Christopher 16 April, 1776 

Moore, Dempsey, 16 April, 1776 

Thompson, Samuel 16 April, 1776 

Glover, William 16 April, 1776 

Pike, Benjamin .16 April, 1776 

Henderson, Pleasant.. 16 April, 1776 

Williams, Daniel .16 April, 1776 

Child, Francis 16 April, 1776 

Love, Amos.. 16 April, 1776 

White, Thomas 16 April, 1776 

Armstrong, Thomas 16 April, 1776 

Kennon, John 16 April, 1776 

Donoho, Thomas 16 April, 1776 

Daugherty, George 16 April, 1776 

McCann, John 16 April, 1776 

Hart, John 7 May, 1776 

Owens, John 7 May, 1776 



Martin, Samuel 6 June, 1776 

Jones, Maurice 15 June, 1776 

Lytle, William .6 June, 1776 

Grant, Reuben 6 June, 1776 

Pasteur, John ..2 July, 1776 

Parker. Keda 19 Sept., 1776 

Green, William 28 Oct., 1776 

Jones, Samuel ..ijan., 1777 

Hadley, Joshua I April. 1777 

Hilton, William 1 April, 1777 

Porterfield, Dennis 2 April, 1777 

Walker, Solomon 20 April, 1777 

Handcock William... 28 April, 1777 

Dickinson, Richard 10 April, 1777 

Shaw, Daniel 11 Oct., 1777 

White, Matthew , 1777 

Dixon, Charles 8 Feb., 1779 

Saunders, Williams 8 Feb., 1779 



Lytle, William. 16 April, 1776 

Grant, Thomas 16 April, 1776 

Porterfield, Dennis 16 April, 1776 

Hadley, Joshua 16 April, 1776 

Walker, Solomon 16 April, 1776 

Grant, Reuben 16 Aprd, 1776 

Singletary, Richard 16 April, 1776 

Outlaw, Edward 16 April, 1776 

Parker, Keda 7 May, 1776 

Jones, Samuel .6 June, 1776 



Green, William . 6 June, 1776 

Dickinson, Richard .2 April, 1777 

Dixon, Charles 2 April, 1777 

Williams, Theophilus 2 April, 1777 

Mixon, Charles.. .2 April, 1777 

Saunders, W T illiam 2 April, 1777 

Shaw, Daniel. 2 April, 1777 

Liscombe, John 28 April, 1777 

Cheesboro, John 25 April, 1779 



SEVENTH REGIMENT. 

COLONELS. 

Hogun, James 26 Nov., 1776 Mebane, Robert.. 9 Feb., 1777 

Brigadier General. — , | 

LIEUTENANT COLONEL. 

Mebane, Robert 27 Nov., 1776 

MAJORS. 

Brewster, Lott ...27 Nov., 1776 I Fenner, William 24 Oct., 1777 

(To 3d Regiment.) (From 2d Regiment.) 

STAFF. 

QUARTERMASTER. 

Dawes, Josiah 10 July, 1777 

COMMISSARY. 

Bryan, Hardy 11 Dec, 1776 

SURGEON, 
Hamilton, Hanse — April, 1777 



ADJUTANTS. 

Dawes, Abraham 22 Dec, 1776 

Beeks, William — Dec, 1777 

PAYMASTERS. 

Harvey, James n Dec, 1776 

Guion, Isaac , 1777 

Baker, John — June, 1778 



Brickell, Thomas 28 Nov., 1776 

McGlaughan, John... 28 Nov., 1776 

Poynter, John 28 Nov., 1776 

Walker, Joseph -28 Nov., 1776 

Bell, Green 28 Nov., 1776 

Cotton, Josiah 2S Nov., 1776 

Macon, John 11 Dec, 1776 

Ely, Lemuel. 17 Dec, 1776 



Vaughan, James 19 Dec, 1776 

Dawson, Henry 19 Dec, 1776 

Baker, John 6 July, 1777 

Dayley, Joshua 12 Oct., 1777 

Ely, Eli ...12 Oct., 1777 

Ferrebee, William 1 July, 1781 

Walton, William I Aug., 1781 



LIEUTENANTS. 



Hays, James 28 Nov., 

Baker, John... 2S Nov., 

Lynch, John 2S Nov., 

Powers, James 28 Nov., 

Whedbee", Richard 2S Nov., 

Winborne, John .28 Nov., 

Eason, Seth 28 Nov., 

Watson, Thomas .28 Nov., 

Ferrebee, William 28 Nov., 

Barrow, Samuel 2S Nov., 

Vaughan, James 28 Nov., 

Macon, John 28 Nov., 

Bryant, John, Jr 28 Nov., 

Coleman, Theophilus._2S Nov., 
Noblen, William 28 Nov., 



1776 j Snowden, William 28 Nov , 1776 

1776 ' Ely, Eli 11 Dec, 1776 

1776 i Myrick, John 11 Dec, 1776 

1776 ; Moore, John 17 Dec, 1776 

1776 Dayley, Joshua.. 19 Dec, 1776 

1776 Harrison, William 19 Dec, 1776 

1776 1 Ramsey, Allen 19 Dec, 1776 

1776 i Barrow, Jacob 22 Dec, 1776 

1776 I Bailey, Benjamin.. 22 Dec, 1776 

1776 j Walton, William 17 April, 1777 

1776 I Jones, Thomas 15 Aug., 1777 

1776 billon, Benjamin 12 Oct., 1777 

1776 , Lassiter, Jethro 12 Oct , 1777 

1776 i Gee, Howell — Nov., 1777 

1776 



Mercer, John 2S Nov. , 1776 

Dillon, Benjamin 28 Nov., 1776 

Caustauphen, James 2S Nov., 1776 

Lassiter,, Jeihro 2S Nov., 1776 

Myrick, John 28 Nov., 1776 

Blanton, Rowland 28 Nov., 1776" 

Lynch, John 28 Nov., 1776 

Webb, Elisha ..28 Nov., 1776 



Bailey, Benjamin 28 Nov., 1776 

Harrison, William 11 Dec, 1776 

Sledge, Arthur. 19 Dec, 1776 

Whitaker, Hudson 22 Dec, 1776 

Gee, Howell .15 April, 1777 

White, William 17 April, 1777 

Jones, Thomas 17 April, 1777 

Bryan, Benjamin 27 April, 1777 



EIGHTH REGIMENT. 



COLONEL. 

Armstrong, James 26 Nov., 1776 

LIEUTENANT COLONELS. 



Ingram, James 27 Nov., 1776 

Lockhart, Samuel. — Sept., 1777 

(From 3d Regiment.) 



Dawson, Levi 19 Oct., 1777 

Harney, Selby 22 Nov , 1777 



MAJOR. 
Harney, Selby 27 Nov., 1776 



IO 



ADJUTANTS. 

Bush, William 12 May, 1781 

Bush, John 7 Aug., 1781 

SURGEON. 
Loomis, Jonathan 26 Nov., 1776 

PAYMASTER, 

Taylor,' John 24 July, 1777 



STAFF. 

QUARTERMASTER. 

Graves, Francis 1 Sept., 1777 



COMMISSARY. 

Green, Joseph 11 Dec, 1776 

Blount, Jesse 11 Dec., 1776 



Walsh, John 28 Nov., 1776 

Raiford, Robert 28 Nov., 1776 

Hargett, Frederick 28 Nov., 1776 

Pope, Henry .28 Nov., 1776 

Gurly, William ..28 Nov., 1776 

May, James, Jr 28 Nov. , 1776 

Nixon, Thomas 2S Nov., 1776 



Ward, Edward. 2S Nov., 1776 

Tartanson, Francis 16 Jan., 1777 

Quinn, Michael 1 Aug. , 1777 

Dennis, William 20 Sept., 1777 

Chapman, Samuel 5 April, 1779 

Pearl, James ..17 July, 1782 



LIEUTENANTS. 



Williams, Nathaniel B.28 Nov., 1776 

Quinn, Michael ...28 Nov., 1776 

Dennis, William. 28 Nov., 1776 

Chapman, Samuel 28 Nov., 1776 

Foreman, Caleb 28 Nov., 1776 

Greer, Robert 28 Nov., 1776 

Jones, Philip 28 Nov., 1776 

Wood, Solomon 2S Nov., 1776 

McNaughton, John. ..28 Nov., 1776 

Rhodes, Joseph 28 Nov., 1776 

Singletary, William 28 Nov., 1776 

Lewis, Joseph 28 Nov., 1776 

Godfrey, William 28 Nov., 1776 



Mills, James... 28 Nov., 1776 

Mills, Benjamin 28 Nov., 1776 

Carraway, Gideon 28 Nov., 1776 

Respess, Richard 2S Nov., 1776 

Bush, John 8 Feb., 1777 

Messic, Jacob 24 April, 1777 

Langford, Alloway 1 Aug., 1777 

Bush, William 15 Aug., 1777 

Owen, Stephen 15 Aug., 1777 

Hollowell, Samuel 20 Sept., 1777 

Graves, Francis 26 Oct., 1777 

Pearl, James .29 Oct., 1777 



Lanier, James, Jr. 28 Nov., 1776 

Pearl, James... 28 Nov., 1776 

Messic, Jacob.. 2S Nov., 1776 

Carpenter, Peter.. 2S Nov., 1776 

Jones, Samuel 28 Nov. , 1776 



Respess, John 28 Nov. , 1776 

Custis. Thomas 28 Nov., 1776 

Bertie, Thomas 28 Nov., 1776 

Langford, Alloway 8 Feb., 1777 

Bush, William 10 April, 1777 



NINTH REGIMENT. 

COLONEL. 

Williams, John P 26 Nov., 1776 

LIEUTENANT COLONEL. 
Luttrell John 27 Nov., 1776 

MAJOR. 
Polk, William 27 Nov., 1776 



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ADJUTANTS. 

McSheehy. Miles 12 Feb., 1777 

Nuthall, Nathaniel .. 26 May, 1777 



Johnston, Lancelot 22 Dec. 

McCrory, Thomas.. ...28 Nov. 

Cook, Richard D 28 Nov. 

Ramsey, Matthew 28 Nov. 

Wade, Joseph J 28 Nov. 

Roche]], John 28 Nov. 

Brown, Morgan 28 Nov. 

•'.Bullock, Daniel 2S Nov. 

Brevard, John .28 Nov. 

Daniel, James . 28 Nov. 

Johnson, Joshua .28 Nov. 

Dickerson, Nathaniel.. 28 Nov. 

Neal, William 28 Nov. 

Rochell, Lovick 28 Nov. 

Sharpe. Anthony 28 Nov. 

Williams, Ralph 28 Nov. 

Stewart, George. 28 Nov. 

Spratt, Thomas 28 Nov. 

Ferrall, Micajah. 28 Nov, 

Clark, Thomas 28 Nov. 

Brice, Peter ;. . . 28 Nov. 

Pearce, George 28 Nov. 

Smith, John 28 Nov. 

Coleman, John 28 Nov. 

Thomas, John 28 Nov. 

Hicks, William 28 Nov. 



COMMISSARY. 

Dent, William. .ti Dec, 1776 

Guion, Isaac. . ... 11 Dec, 1776 



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Rice Hezekiah. 28 

Brevard, Joel .28 

Henderson, Michael -.28 

Hal], James — 

Sharp, Anthony 24 



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ENSIGNS 



Reese, George.. 28 

Harris, West 28 

Ross, Francis . _ 28 

Yancey, Charles ...-.28 

Hart, Samuel .28 

Stewart, Joseph . .28 

Covington, James .28 

Dobbins, Hugh — 

Lewis, William — 

Tatum, James 1 

Clark, Thomas 1 




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Moore, Robert 28 

Johnston, Joseph 28 

Little, William 6 

Rice, Jeptha 15 

Nuthall, Nathaniel... 20 

McRory, James .' 2 

Tatum, James 12 

Washington, William.. 15 



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TENTH REGIMENT. 

COLONEL. 
Shepard, Abraham — 17 April, 1777. 

LIEUTENANT COLONELS. 
MAJORS. 



STAFF. 



SURGEONS. 

Green, James W 7 Dec, 1779 

Forgus, James 20 Aug., 1782 

SURGEON'S MATES. 

Moore, William 19 Jan., 1778 

Green, James W 10 June, 1778 

Forgus, James 21 Feb., 1782 



Bull, Thomas. 



, 1782 



Maclaine, William 1 Jan., 1783 



QUARTERMASTERS. 



Verrier, James — April, 1779 

Campbell, James 10 Sept., 1779 

Graves, Francis 6 Nov. , 1778 

Steed, Jesse. 13 July, 1781 



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Herron, Armwell 19 April, 1777 

Wilson, James ...... 19 April, 1777 

Gregory, Dempsey 19 April, 1777 

Jarvis, John .19 April, 1777 

Moore, Isaac ..19 April, 1777 

Vanoy, Andrew 19 April, 1777' 

Stevenson, ,Silas.. ..' — 19 April, 1777 



Rhodes, Joseph J 1 Aug , 1777 

Shepard, William .20 Jan., 1778 

Mills, James. — June, 1779 

Campbell, James .. ..14 Dec, 1779 

Bacot Peter 8 Sept., 1781 

Jones, Samuel ..II Sept., 1781 

Moore, Wk] ah . 13 Oct., 1781 



LIEUTENANTS. 



Barber, William 19 April, 1777 

Cook, George .19 April, 1777 

Cannon, Lewis ...... 19 April, 1777 

Campbell, James ..19 April, 1777 

Koen, Caleb 19 April, 1777 

Lowe, John .19 April, 1777 

McCauley, Matthew... 19 April, 1777 

Nicholson, Robert 19 April, 1777 

Rountree, Reuben 19 April, 1777 

Jones, Timothy, 19 April, 1777 

Ferrebee, Joseph 5 May, 1777 

Ferrell, William .8 Sept., 1777 

Jones, Samuel 4 Oct., 1777 

Hayes, Robert... .9 Oct., 1777 

Moore, Elijah 12 Oct., 1777 

Graves, Francis 26 Oct., 1777 

Cooper, Solomon .20 Jan., 1778 

Faircloth, William. ...20 Jan., 1778 

Gatling, Levy 12 Feb., 1778 

Wright, David .. 15 Feb., 1778 

Varcaze, James.. 17 Mar,, 1778 

Southall, Stephen ..1 April, 1*778 

Lawrence, Nathaniel 1 June, 1778 

Snowden, Nathaniel 5 June, 1778 



Wallace, James. ..30 Nov., 1778 

Ferrell, Luke L ...... , 1778 

Turner, Robert , 1778 

Dillain, John.. — Feb , 1779 

Cowan, David 20 Mar., 1779 

Morehead, James -.23 Mar., 1779 

Campbell, John 20 April, 1779 

Dudley, Thomas 20 June, 1779 

Lord, William 1 Aug., 1779 

Lewis, Joel 1 Aug.. 1779 

Hargrave, William 30 Mar., 1780 

Foard, John:... ,1780 

Ashe, Samuel.. .. ..23 Jan., 1781 

Pyeatt, Peter. 30 Mar., 1781 

Brevard, Joseph 1 Aug., 1781 

Dixon, Wynn ..5 July, 1781 

Hill, John .. .1 5 July, 1781 

Scurlock, James ...... I Sept. , 1 78 1 

Bell, Robert .8 Sept., 1781 

Alexander, William 8 Sept., 1781 

Steed, Jesse. ..8 Sept., 1781 

Holmes, Hardy •_ , 1781 

Williams, Nathaniel.. — Jan., 1782 



Wright, David ... 19 April, 

Shute, Thomas 19 April, 

McRenolds, Robert 19 April, 

Hays, Robert 16 Aug., 

Richardson, John 1 Oct., 

Cawall, Butler,. , 

Singleton, Robert . . . — ■ , 

Gatling, Levy , 

Hargrave, William 20 Jan., 

Orrell, Thomas .14 Mar., 

Mossom, Richard 4 Sept. , 



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Foard, John 30 Nov., 1778 

Charlton, William .. .14 Mar., 1779 

Gibson, Thomas 20 Feb., 1780 

Dixon, Wynn . . ..1 Mar., 1781 

Hill, John 4 April, 1781 

Daves, John ._ 6 May, 1781 

Brevard, Joseph 9 May, 1781 

Alexander, William 10 May, 1781 

Bell, Robert ... 18 May, 1781 

Steed, Jesse . ,. . 1 June, 1781 



ARTILLERY. 

Kingsbury, John, Captain __ 19 July, 1777 

Jones, Phillip, Captain-Lieutenant . . .19 July, 1777 

Wall, James, 1st Lieutenant -19 July, 1777 

Vance, John Curton, 2d Lieutenant. 19 July, 1777 

Douglas, Robert, 3d Lieutenant _ 19 July, 1777 



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